Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 6:48:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:42 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.99 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.5"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 11.2"||0.21 mi||North||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 36.0"||1002.06 mi||West||0° 11' 15.5"||12.89 mi||North||1002.19 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 32.4"||834.91 mi||East||4° 28' 46.8"||307.79 mi||North||889.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Thu 6:48 AM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm||NW|
|Howland Island||Thu 6:48 AM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm||NW|
|Kanton Island||Fri 7:48 AM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm||ESE|
|Rawaki||Fri 7:48 AM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm||ESE|
|Atafu||Fri 7:48 AM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm||SSE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 7:48 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm||SSE|
|Funafuti||Fri 6:48 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm||SW|
|Apia||Fri 7:48 AM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm||SSE|
|Tarawa||Fri 6:48 AM||1395 km||867 miles||753 nm||WNW|
|Majuro||Fri 6:48 AM||1813 km||1126 miles||979 nm||WNW|
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